A Perfect Peace…
A Perfect Peace…
/ December 11, 2017 1 COMMENTS
What do I do when I’m overwhelmed by life? And believe me, I am no different ...
The Promise of Winter…
The Promise of Winter…
/ November 15, 2017 0 COMMENTS
Winter can be a sad time for many of us. The shortening days and lengthening nights can be depressing. The looming secular and Christian family gatherings can be daunting. Our tongues ...
What a Note to End On…
What a Note to End On…
/ November 13, 2017 0 COMMENTS
I subbed for choir just before Thanksgiving. “As long as there is a class leader,” I said, “I can’t play piano to run their warm-ups.” “Not even ...
Paper Clips…
Paper Clips…
/ November 9, 2017 1 COMMENTS
As a writer I like to keep things neat. Paperclips help me do this. I have plastic coated colored ones, ordinary metal ones, some that are in the shape of music notes and large ...
Inspiration…
Inspiration…
/ November 7, 2017 1 COMMENTS
The classroom wall I sat opposite this morning, while my students (for the day) read through and answered questions on chapter 10 of The Odyssey, was truly inspirational, What perfect ...
November Already…
November Already…
/ November 3, 2017 0 COMMENTS
It seemed as though one minute it was bright and sunny and we were hanging tulle in the barn for Daughts’ and her Hubs’ reception, and the next I was draping my plants with ...
McKroger…
McKroger…
/ October 25, 2017 0 COMMENTS
With Daughts and Sam living at Barnlights, the barndominium on our property, it is easy for them to pop next door for the proverbial ‘cup of sugar’ when they run out of ...
Get Together…
Get Together…
/ October 23, 2017 1 COMMENTS
On Friday night we ate, picnic style, in the pavilion. We had most of our family with us. There were Baggarleys from London, McNenys from near and far and Kelloggs. It’s always ...
Homecoming…
Homecoming…
/ October 18, 2017 1 COMMENTS
Lots of people are coming to Footlights this weekend. My oldest son from California. My oldest daughter from Burleson. My youngest son from Hutchins. My brother and his sons from ...
Barclays Banking Again…
Barclays Banking Again…
/ October 12, 2017 0 COMMENTS
I’ve written before about how frustrating British banking is. I know they are trying to protect my money but compared to America, wow, the security is deep. My Pinsentry, well, ...
Love in the Sky…
Love in the Sky…
/ October 6, 2017 0 COMMENTS
When I take my afternoon walks my eyes do the praying for me. There is no need for me to mumble my litanies, all I have to do is pay attention to the fields I’m passing through, ...